Griefsong, April

Griefsong, April

April Griefsong

1 December 2017News

From Swansea to Westminster

Sanctuary of Song at Westminster (with faces blurred). Photo: Sanctuary of Song

I sing with ‘Sanctuary of Song’ in Swansea, a singing group for women, forming bonds between local community and the marginalised ‘asylum-seeking’ and refugee community of Swansea.

Bright and early on 17 October we drove to London, en route practising the songs we’d sing in parliament that afternoon under the banner of Black History Month. A motorway services stop gave us a chance to practise ‘…